Gay Fire Island: The Latest

Brain Freeze? Gary Johnson Can't Name Favorite World Leader

NEWS | By Josh Lederman and Patrick Mairs | Sep 29
Call it a brain freeze, another "Aleppo moment," or a mere campaign stumble, but Gary Johnson has stumbled again in his quixotic presidential campaign.

Alec Baldwin's Very Big Deal: Playing Donald Trump On 'SNL'

NEWS | Sep 29
"Saturday Night Live" has made a YUGE decision: It has chosen Alec Baldwin to impersonate GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump.

Officer Involved In Deadly Confrontation Was Sex-Suit Target

NEWS | Sep 29
One of the officers involved in a deadly confrontation with an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb was demoted last year amid allegations that he sexually harassed a lesbian colleague.

Alabama Chief Justice Waits for Judgment Day on Keeping Job

NEWS | By Kim Chandler and Jay Reeves | Sep 29
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, who was removed from office for refusing to remove a 10 Commandments appeared before a judicial disciplinary panel because he urged defiance of the federal courts again: This time on gay marriage

George Takei Gives Personal Collection to Los Angeles Museum

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 29
Actor and activist George Takei is donating a trove of art and artifacts from his life and career to the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles.

Brad Pitt Skips Film Premiere to Focus on 'Family Situation'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ryan Pearson | Sep 29
A producer says "we all respect his privacy" as Brad Pitt skipped his first public appearance after last week's split with Angelina Jolie Pitt. He didn't attend the premiere of Terrence Malick's new documentary Wednesday night as scheduled.

Clinton Vows to Retaliate Against Foreign Hackers

NEWS | By Tami Abdollah | Sep 29
When she openly blamed Russia for recent U.S. cyber break-ins, Donald Trump wondered whether to blame overseas governments or overweight hackers working from home.

'All My Children' Creator Agnes Nixon Dies at 93

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Sep 29
Agnes Nixon, the creative force behind the edgy and enduring TV soap operas "One Life to Live" and "All My Children," has died. She was 93.

NY Tour Monkey Offers Song-by-Song Stroll Through Hamilton's Life

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 29
NY Tour Monkey launched a new walking tour this month based on the hit musical "Hamilton." Dubbed "Hamilton the Tour," it follows song by song Hamilton's rise and eventual fall as New York's foremost Founding Father.

Sacramento Kings Build World's First Arena to Fully Accommodate Transgender Fans

NEWS | Sep 28
Two of the nation's largest LGBT organizations, Equality California and Transgender Law Center, today commended the Sacramento Kings for building the world's first entertainment and sports arena to fully accommodate transgender fans.


Entertainment

Morgan Freeman on Directing "Madam Secretary," the 2016 Race

TELEVISION | Sep 29
Actor Morgan Freeman joined CBSN to discuss his role behind the scenes of the hit show "Madam Secretary," as well as his involvement in the Democratic National Convention, and his unusual hobby: raising bees in his spare time.


Business

Memorial to Confront South's Troubled History of Lynchings

CORPORATE | By Jay Reeves | Sep 29
The Alabama city that was the first capital of the Confederacy is set to become home to a privately funded museum and monument that could make some visitors wince: A memorial to black lynching victims.


Technology

Brits Obsessed with Foodie Social Media

PERSONAL TECH | Sep 29
Rather than cooking for the enjoyment of it, a fifth of British adults admit to regularly making a nice looking meal with the sole purpose of posting it on sites such as Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest.


Cars

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Sep 29
Fully driverless cars are expected to reach U.S. roads in the next five to ten years, and the disabled community is eager for their arrival.


Health/Fitness

Kathy Griffin to Open Best in Drag Show Benefiting Aid for AIDS

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Sep 28
On October 2 at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre, Emmy and Grammy Award winner Kathy Griffin will open the Best in Drag Show, the fabulous, long-running annual event raising funds for Aid for AIDS.


Travel

Scotland: The Skye's the Limit

By Michelle Locke | Sep 29
Luckily, even a short stay is long enough to glimpse why the Misty Isle of Skye is one of Scotland's most popular tourist attractions.


Nightlife

Fire Island, NY

Lips NYC Celebrates Its Twentieth Anniversary

BARS | Sep 22
Lips, New York's ultimate drag show palace, restaurant and dining experience, celebrates twenty fabulous years next month.

Samantha Bee, Sarah Silverman at Lady Parts Justice Golden Probe Awards

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 28
On October 2, Lady Parts Justice will present their Golden Probe Awards, a satirical awards ceremony honoring "Outstanding Achievements" in sexism and anti-choice extremism.